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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Ismael Diaz and His Orchestra; Ismael Diaz
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eye 35
favorite 0
comment 1
Performer: Ismael Diaz and His Orchestra Writer: Ismael Diaz Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number:...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Latin
Source: 78
The Mike Schweizer Aircheck Collection
by Mike Schweizer
audio
eye 139
favorite 0
comment 0
Aircheck recording of KYA San Francisco (February 11, 1969). Recorded off the air by Mike Schweizer, these airchecks include commercials, songs, and DJ interludes. They provide a complete historical record of what would be playing on the air over radio stations of the time.
Topics: KYA, San Francisco, Aircheck, Mike Schweizer, On-Air, Radio, Recording, Music, Commercials
The Mike Schweizer Aircheck Collection
by Mike Schweizer
audio
eye 159
favorite 0
comment 0
Aircheck recording of KYA San Francisco (February 22, 1969). Recorded off the air by Mike Schweizer, these airchecks include commercials, songs, and DJ interludes. They provide a complete historical record of what would be playing on the air over radio stations of the time.
Topics: KYA, San Francisco, Aircheck, Mike Schweizer, On-Air, Radio, Recording, Music, Commercials
Prelinger Archives
by Centron Productions
movies
eye 96,101
favorite 60
comment 20
Safety film about dangers associated with earthmoving equipment operation, showing many great simulated accidents on construction sites. CONTENT ADVISORY: May be frightening and surprising to some viewers, and contains great country-style song by a Johnny Cash-soundalike.
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Topics: Safety: Occupational, Music: Country and Western, Motion pictures: Stunts
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 5,713
favorite 18
comment 2
Although the hippie ideal was fading in the late 1960s, marketers kept it alive. The Greenwich Village of RFD Greenwich Village is filled with "countrified cosmopolitans" who, while they appear to be beyond work and money worries, belong to a Bohemian subculture (which never looked anything like this). This representation of Manhattan is a tweak on Mayor John V. Lindsay's early-sixties "Fun City." From the film's narration: "Village life is cosmopolitan, yet relaxed and...
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Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 30,261
favorite 57
comment 10
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning.
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Topics: New York City, Transportation: General, City planning
Prelinger Archives
by Marshall, Mel
movies
eye 2,639
favorite 5
comment 1
Tells the story of a boy from a good home who begins using narcotics "just for kicks" and later becomes addicted to the point where he is dropped out of school and eventually arrested.
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Prelinger Archives
by Wilensky (Stewart)
movies
eye 45,096
favorite 73
comment 9
Exploration of the colorful counterculture of Greenwich Village in the early 1960s. Narrator: Jean Shepherd. Director, producer and screenwriter: Stewart Willensky. Beat life-avant-garde poetry and music: Charles Mills.
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Topics: New York City: History, Counterculture, Bohemianism
Prelinger Archives
by Louis Mucciolo
movies
eye 30,812
favorite 43
comment 8
Docudrama, shot Cinema-Verite style, which follows a junkie on his never-ending quest for money, and ultimately, his fix.
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Topics: Drugs: Heroin, Addicts
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 139,815
favorite 20
comment 4
How a New York City newspaper delivery drivers' strike in 1945 failed to divert readers' interest in their favorite newspapers. Shows the newspapers of the day and huge lines of people outside newspaper offices waiting to purchase updated editions. In Kodachrome.
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Topics: Media: Newspapers, Labor: Strikes, New York City